Tag: depression

Mocha Brownie Cookies
Growing up my fondest memories during the holidays were not the toys that we received.  The traditions were what made the holidays so special, even as an adult they still are!  Every year we put the same decorations on the tree, ate the same dinner, snacked on the same...
Postpartum Depression is not a secret, when we talk about it, we can stop the whispers behind closed doors! It's terrible and I had it, along with many other mothers and not just 1st-time mothers. It can also happen to adoptive mothers. Did you know that 1 in 8...
Shame on me
I spent this summer and last summer hiding inside in shame. The heat has hit me in ways I've never know before. I used to live in the sun, couldn't get enough! After 2 kids and a few years older, I am not able to tolerate heat any longer....
normalize breastfeeding
World BreastFeeding Week is upon us.  My social media has been full of beautiful photos of mama's breastfeeding their babies in hopes to normalize breastfeeding. I agree 100% breast Feeding is natural, real, and a privilege that not all mothers are blessed with. I was blessed with the ability...
Mommy Wars
#EndMommyWars is real. We feel it, all day every day! We've all felt judged at some point in our lives.  Thankfully, I've been stubborn enough to not care about what other people think or even say about me for most of my life, and then I became a mom! That...